Terms and Conditions of Use
Please read and review the NEWS and RUMORS Terms and Conditions of Use before using this site.
This document was last updated: April 12, 2020
ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
This site is owned and operated by NEWSandRUMORS.com ("NEWSandRUMORS.com").
By accessing the NEWSandRUMORS.com website at https://newsandrumors.com, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms of service in a legal agreement between you ("YOU", "YOUR") and NEWSandRUMORS.com ("NAR", "WE", "OUR").
YOU are responsible for compliance with any and all applicable international, national, state and/or local laws and regulations.
If YOU do not agree with any of these terms, YOU are prohibited from using or accessing this site.
The software, materials and intellectual property rights contained in the NAR website are owned and controlled by NAR and are protected and reserved by applicable copyright and trademark law.
NAR may revise these Terms and Conditions of Use from time to time.
The services and materials on the NAR website are provided on an 'as is' basis.
NAR makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties including, without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights.
Further, NAR does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the services and/or materials on its website or otherwise relating to such services and/or materials or on any sites linked to this site.
NAR reserves the right to discontinue or alter any or all of the NAR website services, and to stop publishing the NAR website, at any time in OUR sole discretion without notice or explanation; and save to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these Terms and Conditions, YOU will not be entitled to any compensation or other payment upon the discontinuance or alteration of any website services, or if WE stop publishing the NAR website.
NAR reserves the right to terminate or suspend YOUR access to and use of the NAR website, or parts of the NAR website, without notice, if WE believe, in OUR sole discretion, that such use (i) is in violation of any applicable law; (ii) is harmful to OUR interests or the interests, including intellectual property or other rights, of another person or entity; or (iii) where NAR or its agents have reason to believe that YOU are in violation of these Terms and Conditions of Use.
NAR reserves the right to block computers and/or devices using YOUR IP address from accessing the NAR website.
NAR reserves the right to contact any or all of YOUR internet service providers and request that they block YOUR access to the NAR website.
NAR reserves the right to commence legal action against YOU, whether for breach of contract or otherwise.
The NAR logos and other NAR registered and unregistered trademarks are trademarks belonging to NAR; WE give no permission for the use of these trademarks, and such use may constitute an infringement of OUR rights.
The third party registered and unregistered trademarks, service marks and/or content on the NAR website are the property of their respective owners and, unless stated otherwise in these terms and conditions, WE do not endorse and are not affiliated with any of the holders of any such rights and as such WE cannot grant any license to exercise such rights.
In no event shall NAR or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption) arising out of the use or inability to use services and/or materials on the NAR website, even if NAR or a NAR authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage.
NAR does not warrant or guarantee the completeness or accuracy of the information published on the NAR website.
NAR does not warrant or guarantee that the NAR website or its content or material is or will remain up to date, accurate or factual.
NAR does not warrant or guarantee that the website or its content, material or any service on the website will remain available or accessible.
YOU agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless NAR and its affiliates, agents, vendors and/or suppliers from and against any and all claims, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, arising from or related to YOUR use or misuse of the NAR website, including, without limitation, YOUR violation of these Terms and Conditions, the infringement by YOU, or any other subscriber or user of YOUR account, of any intellectual property right or other right of any person or entity.
WE have no control over third party websites and their contents, and WE accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from YOUR use of them.
YOU may use the NAR website, its services and materials for the sole purpose of searching, reading and sharing with other users.
YOU may not use the NAR website to violate any applicable international, national, state and/or local laws and regulations, including without limitation any applicable laws relating to antitrust or other illegal trade or business practices, federal and state securities laws, regulations promulgated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other securities exchange, and any U.S. laws, rules, and regulations governing the export and re-export of commodities or technical data.
YOU may not upload or transmit any material that infringes or misappropriates any person's copyright, patent, trademark, or trade secret, or disclose via the NAR website any information the disclosure of which would constitute a violation of any confidentiality obligations YOU may have.
YOU may not upload any viruses, worms, Trojan horses, or other forms of harmful computer code, nor subject the NAR website's network or servers to unreasonable traffic loads, or otherwise engage in conduct deemed disruptive to the ordinary operation of the NAR website.
YOU are strictly prohibited from communicating on or through the NAR website any unlawful, harmful, offensive, threatening, abusive, libelous, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, profane, hateful, fraudulent, sexually explicit, racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable material of any sort, including, but not limited to, any material that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law.
YOU may not use the NAR website in any way or take any action that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website.
YOU may not use the NAR website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
YOU may not use the NAR website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.
YOU may not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to the NAR website without OUR express written consent.
YOU may not access or otherwise interact with the NAR website using any robot, spider or other automated means, except for the purpose of search engine indexing.
YOU may not violate the directives set out in the robots.txt file for the NAR website.
YOU may not use data collected from the NAR website for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing and direct mailing).
YOU may register for an account with the NAR website by completing and submitting YOUR email address on the Login page form on the NAR website, and clicking on the login verification link in the email that the website will send to YOU.
YOU may delete YOUR account on the NAR website using YOUR account on the Delete Your Account page form the NAR website.
USE OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
Although sections of the NAR website may be viewed simply by visiting the NAR website, in order to access some content and/or additional features offered at the NAR website, YOU may need to create an account.
If YOU create an account on the NAR website, YOU may be asked to supply YOUR email address.
YOU are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of YOUR account and email address and are fully responsible for all activities that occur in connection with YOUR account.
YOU agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of either YOUR account or any other breach of security.
YOU further agree that YOU will not permit others, including those whose accounts have been terminated, to access the NAR website using YOUR account.
YOU grant NAR and all other persons or entities involved in the operation of the NAR website the right to transmit, monitor, retrieve, store, and use YOUR information in connection with the operation of the NAR website and in the provision of services to YOU.
NAR cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability for any information YOU submit, or YOUR or third parties' use or misuse of information transmitted or received using website.
Without advance notice and at any time, NAR may, for violations of this agreement or for any other reason WE choose, suspend YOUR access to NAR and/or suspend or terminate YOUR account.
These Terms and Conditions of Use are effective until terminated by either party.
If YOU no longer agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, YOU must cease use of the NAR website.
If YOU are dissatisfied with the NAR website and/or its services and content, or any of these terms, conditions, and policies, YOUR sole legal remedy is to discontinue using the NAR website.
THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE AND ASSOCIATED MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, NEWSANDRUMORS.COM DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENTOF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. NEWSANDRUMORS.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTY THAT THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT YOUR USE OF THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE; NOR DOES NEWSANDRUMORS.COM MAKES ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE. NEWSANDRUMORS.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE.
IN NO EVENT SHALL NEWSANDRUMORS.COM OR ANY OF ITS AGENTS, VENDORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION) ARISING OUT OF THE USE, MISUSE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE, EVEN IF NEWSANDRUMORS.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THIS DISCLAIMER CONSTITUTES AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THIS AGREEMENT. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS PROHIBIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANY CONTENT DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF CONTENT. NEWSANDRUMORS.COM SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED, OR ALLEGED TO HAVE BEEN CAUSED, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, BY THE INFORMATION OR IDEAS CONTAINED, SUGGESTED OR REFERENCED IN OR APPEARING ON THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE. YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM NEWSANDRUMORS.COM OR THROUGH ITS AGENTS, THEIR EMPLOYEES, OR THIRD PARTIES SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF the NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE, THAT YOUR USE OF THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND UNDER NO LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY, WHETHER IN TORT, CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, SHALL NEWSANDRUMORS.COM OR ANY OF ITS AGENTS, VENDORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE TO USER OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY NATURE ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE the NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE OR FOR ANY BREACH OF SECURITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE TRANSMISSION OF SENSITIVE INFORMATION THROUGH THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE OR FOR ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OR CORRUPTION OF DATA, WORK STOPPAGE, ACCURACY OF RESULTS, OR COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION, EVEN IF AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF NEWSANDRUMORS.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
NEWSANDRUMORS.COM'S TOTAL CUMULATIVE LIABILITY FOR ANY AND ALL CLAIMS IN CONNECTION WITH THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE WILL NOT EXCEED FIVE U.S. DOLLARS ($5.00). USER AGREES AND ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY ARE AN ESSENTIAL BASIS OF THE BARGAIN AND THAT NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WOULD NOT PROVIDE THE NEWSANDRUMORS.COM WEBSITE ABSENT SUCH LIMITATION.
The NAR website is hosted in the United States. NAR makes no claims that the Content on the NAR website is appropriate or may be downloaded outside of the United States. Access to the Content may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If YOU access the NAR website from outside the United States, YOU do so at YOUR own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of YOUR jurisdiction. The provisions of the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods will not apply to these Terms. A party may give notice to the other party only in writing at that party's principal place of business, attention of that party's principal legal officer, or at such other address or by such other method as the party shall specify in writing. Notice shall be deemed given upon personal delivery, or, if sent by certified mail with USPS prepaid, 10 business days after the date of mailing, or, if sent by international overnight courier with USPS prepaid, 10 business days after the date of mailing. If any provision herein is held to be unenforceable, the remaining provisions will continue in full force without being affected in any way. Further, the parties agree to replace such unenforceable provision with an enforceable provision that most closely approximates the intent and economic effect of the unenforceable provision. Section headings are for reference purposes only and do not define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section. The failure of NAR to act with respect to a breach of this Agreement by YOU or others does not constitute a waiver and shall not limit NAR's rights with respect to such breach or any subsequent breaches. Any action or proceeding arising out of or related to this Agreement or User's use of the NAR website must be brought in the courts of Belgium, and YOU consent to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts. Any cause of action YOU may have with respect to YOUR use of the NAR website must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. These Terms set forth the entire understanding and agreement of the parties, and supersedes any and all oral or written agreements or understandings between the parties, as to their subject matter. The waiver of a breach of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any other or subsequent breach.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES AND/OR MATERIALS
The NAR website contains links to sites owned or operated by independent third parties. These links are provided for YOUR convenience and reference only. WE do not control such sites and, therefore, WE are not responsible for any content posted on these sites. The fact that NAR offers such links should not be construed in any way as an endorsement, authorization, or sponsorship of that site, its content or the companies or products referenced therein, and NAR reserve the right to note its lack of affiliation, sponsorship, or endorsement on the NAR website. If YOU decide to access any of the third party sites linked to by the NAR website, YOU do this entirely at YOUR own risk. Because some sites employ automated search results or otherwise link YOU to sites containing information that may be deemed inappropriate or offensive, NAR cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of material contained in third party sites, and YOU hereby irrevocably waive any claim against us with respect to such sites.
NOTIFICATION OF POSSIBLE COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
In the event YOU believe that content published on the NAR website may infringe on YOUR copyright or that of another, please Contact Us.
NOTIFICATION OF ILLEGAL CONTENT OR ACTIVITY
If YOU learn of any unlawful content or material on the NAR website, or any material or activity that breaches these Terms and Conditions of Use, please Contact Us.
These Terms and Conditions of Use, together with OUR privacy and cookies policy, shall constitute the entire agreement between YOU and YOU and NAR in relation to YOUR use of the NAR website and shall supersede all previous agreements between YOU and NAR in relation to YOUR use of the NAR website.